Quick-Start Guide To The Data Science Bowl Lung Cancer Detection Challenge, Using Deep Learning, Microsoft Cognitive Toolkit And Azure GPU VMs

Source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/machinelearning/2017/02/17/quick-start-guide-to-the-data-science-bowl-lung-cancer-detection-challenge-using-deep-learning-microsoft-cognitive-toolkit-and-azure-gpu-vms/   This post is by Miguel Fierro, Data Scientist, Ye Xing, Senior Data Scientist, and Tao Wu, Principal Data Scientist Manager, all at Microsoft. Since its launch in mid-January, THE DATA SCIENCE BOWL LUNG CANCER DETECTION COMPETITION has

Load Data From Azure Data Lake Into Azure SQL Data Warehouse At 3TB/Hour

Source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/machinelearning/2017/02/09/load-data-from-azure-data-lake-into-azure-sql-data-warehouse-at-3tbhour/   Re-posted from the Azure blog. AZURE SQL DATA WAREHOUSE (Azure SQL DW, or just SQL DW for short) is a SQL-based fully managed, petabyte-scale data warehousing solution in the cloud. It is highly elastic, enabling you to

Distributed Deep Learning on HDInsight with Caffe on Spark

Source: https://blogs.msdn.microsoft.com/azuredatalake/2017/02/02/distributed-deep-learning-on-hdinsight-with-caffe-on-spark/   Deep learning is impacting everything from healthcare to transportation to manufacturing, and more. Companies are turning to deep learning to solve hard problems, like image classification, speech recognition, object recognition, and machine translation. There are many popular frameworks, including

Home Appliances, Vending Machines – Even Cruise Ships – Get an Infusion of Cortana Intelligence & Machine Learning

Source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/machinelearning/2017/02/01/home-appliances-vending-machines-even-cruise-ships-get-an-infusion-of-cortana-intelligence/   A quick overview of recent customer case studies involving the application of Microsoft’s AI, Big Data & Machine Learning offerings. Carnival Maritime Predicts Water Consumption on Cruise Ships The Costa Group’s fleet of 26 cruise ships sail

Eight scenarios with Apache Spark on Azure that will transform any business

Source: https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/dataplatforminsider/2016/08/29/eight-scenarios-with-apache-spark-on-azure-that-will-transform-any-business/ This post was authored by Rimma Nehme, Technical Assistant, Data Group. Since its birth in 2009, and the time it was open sourced in 2010, Apache Spark has grown to become one of the largest open source communities